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Category: Inspirational Stories

Brad Pitt Opens Up About Marijana, Alcohol Addiction

Brad Pitt Opens Up About Marijana, Alcohol Addiction

In a surprisingly intimate and personal interview for GQ, Hollywood leading man Brad Pitt opens up about his struggles with marijuana and alcohol abuse and life after Angelina. The award winning actor has garnered quite a bit of negative attention recently due to divorce drama and rumors, but he has...

Ben Affleck Reveals He Completed Alcohol Rehab

Ben Affleck Reveals He Completed Alcohol Rehab

Even Batman has to face his demons at some point. Ben Affleck, the newest actor to step into the character of Bruce Wayne shares more in common with the caped crusader than we knew: he opened up to Vanity Fair to admit he struggled with alcohol abuse and recently completed...

Want to Share Your Recovery Story? Here’s How!

Want to Share Your Recovery Story? Here’s How!

Sharing your recovery story can be an incredibly enlightening and empowering experience. Recounting the path so far helps keep things in perspective and show you how far you’ve come. Being willing to share your recovery story also benefits others on this life long journey: we learn valuable lessons from the...

5 Things I Wish I Knew On My First Day Sober

Smoking Dictates Rather You Go Out or Not

No matter how far you travel down the path of sobriety, that very first day sober will always remain crisp in your memories for a number of reasons. That first moment of clarity and the decision to commit to sobriety is significant because it marks your very first steps toward...

5 Steps to Setting Up Your Future This Weekend

5 Steps to Setting Up Your Future This Weekend

The greatest gift you gain through recovery is the chance to regain control of your life and your future starting with today. While we may not be able to erase the things in our past, we have the power to create our future in ways that no one else can....

4 Uplifting Videos About Triumph and Perseverance

4 Uplifting Videos About Triumph and Perseverance

With the current political and social atmosphere on the United States, we could all use a little encouragement. There’s a reason that uplifting, feel good videos often go viral online: they inspire us and make us feel like anything is possible. Sometimes, in addiction recovery, we need that. So to...

Prescription Drug Abuse- Can I Live Sober?

10 Facts You Need to Know About: Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription drug abuse is a silent killer in America. The threat lurks in thousands of homes across the country, claiming more lives than car accidents or gun violence- yet so many remain oblivious. We make assumptions about the safety of medications; we brush off missing pills as a miscalculation. Even...

12 Months to Change Your Life: Month One

12 Months to Change Your Life: Month One

The beginning of a new year is the chance to get things right and improve ourselves. With a fresh start in 2017, most of us are looking to make this year count- to build a future we can be proud of. At Harbor Village, we want to help you. That’s...

Voice of An Addict: A Poem of Recovery

Voice of An Addict: A Poem of Recovery

Voice Of An Addict By: Kudzai Mahwite   I promise, I mean it. This temporal state be no want of mine Never meant to fall out of line Who would want to ruin their prime?   It was just a taste of that deathly brew I swear, I’d have stopped...

Mel Gibson Celebrates 10 Years of Sobriety!

Mel Gibson Celebrates 10 Years of Sobriety!

One more Hollywood ‘bad boy’ has rescinded his old ways. Mel Gibson is a phenomenal actor, gifting us such great movies as ‘Braveheart’, the ‘Lethal Weapon’ series, ‘The Patriot’, and ‘Mad Max.’ Unfortunately his reputation for extreme antics and insensitivity has left his career in shambles. In 2006 Mel was...